Thursday Aug 28
Metal Invictus Promoter Angie Gabriel Keeps the Metal Scene Fresh
Lingering cigarette smoke from the upstairs balcony fogs the midsize open floors packed with shaggy, sweat-stained concertgoers at the Airliner bar.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
City Seeking Donations of Gently Used Ball Gowns, Other Goods, for Marine Families
These ball gowns and cosmetic products will help these ladies turn into the "Belle of the Ball" at the annual Marine Corps Birthday Ball in November.
Judge denies restraining order in immigration case
A federal judge in Texas has denied a conservative activist's request for an emergency stay of a federal program that transports to other states immigrants who entered the country illegally in South Texas.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Piano teacher faces more charges of abusing girls
Prosecutors say he abused the girls at his home and at two music shops, Coast Band Music in Mission Viejo and OC Music in Rancho Santa Margarita.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
NBC San Diego
Socal Drought Ordinance Targets Swimming Pools
A new rule bans residents in Santa Margarita from filling new pools and refilling or topping off swimming pools if they drop a foot of water amid California's epic drought.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
7 candidates set for Rancho Santa Margarita City Council race
You must be registered at least 15 days before the election to vote. You must re-register if you move, change your name or change your party affiliation.
Rancho Santa Margarita gymnasts capture national title
Rancho Santa Margarita's Kyla Argue, left, and Ellie Sousa bounce high in the air off their trampoline while competing in the Level 9 national championship in synchronized trampoline July 15-19 at the USA Gymnastics Championships in Louisville, Ky.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Orange County Register
Authorities divided over whether missing carcass was a mountain lion
Winston Vickers, a wildlife biologist and mountain lion expert at UC Davis, took blood samples off the road near Trabuco Creek Bridge for DNA analysis that he'll use to help determine if it was actually a mountain lion that died.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Police calls in Rancho Santa Margarita neighborhoods
Disturbance. 10:13 p.m. 21400 block of Lindsay Drive. A caller reported that people in the parking lot of Robinson Elementary School were drinking and breaking beer bottles and driving recklessly.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Former Nixon aide discusses 'What if ...' in his new novel
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA John Taylor said he doesn't remember what he was doing 40 years ago this day, when Richard Nixon resigned from office.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Huntington Beach Independent
Huntington takes Night Out against crime
Looking menacing in its matte black paint job, Huntington Beach's armored SWAT vehicle sat in the parking lot at Target.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Driver killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-405
IRVINE A 34-year-old driver died after a series of crashes involving five vehicles in rush-hour traffic, officials said.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Wine of the Week: 2012 August West 'Santa Lucia Highlands' Pinot Noir
From a stellar vintage in the cool-climate Santa Lucia Highlands near Monterey comes this extremely compelling pinot noir from August West.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Swing for a Cure raises green to help fight cancer
Ron Livingston, left, James Johnson Jr. and Jonathon Hall attend a past Swing for a Cure Golf Tournament.